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Name______________________________________ Date ______________________Block__ Subject-Verb Agreement - Exercise 1

Circle the correct verb in each sentence below.  In the line next to the sentence write down the rule# it applies to. 1.  Emily and Greg (comes,  come) to my house every Friday for lunch. Rule#_____ 2.  There (is,  are) time to watch the movie. Rule#_____

3.  My friends who are in the band (wants,  want) me to play a musical instrument. Rule#_____
4.  My father or my brothers (is,  are) coming with me to the ball game. Rule#_____ 5.  Everyone (needs, need) time to relax. Rule#_____
6.  That bag of oranges (looks, look) fresh. Rule#_____
7.  The lacrosse team (hopes, hope) to win the tournament next week. Rule#_____ 8.  Your trousers (needs, need) to be cleaned. Rule#_____ 9.  Some of the books on the shelf (is, are) dusty. Rule#_____ 10.  Even though the students like the class, a few (thinks, think) that it is too complicated Rule#_____

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Name______________________________________ Date ______________________Block__ Subject-Verb Agreement - Exercise 2
Circle the correct verb in each sentence below.  In the line next to the sentence write down the rule# it applies to. 1.  Mumps (is, are) not common among adults. Rule#_____
2.  Viruses from third world countries (is, are) a major concern.Rule#_____ 3.  Most of the sand (is, are)  wet from the high tide.Rule#_____ 4.  Either the two kittens or the puppy (sits, sit) in my lap while I watch television. Rule#_____

5.  A subject of great interest (is, are) rainforests.Rule#_____ 6.  Hansel and Gretel (is, are) a famous children's story.Rule#_____ 7.  The team members (is, are) arguing over the defense tactics. Rule#_____ 8.  The economics of the trip (was, were) pleasing.Rule#_____ 9.  Why (is, are) your parents going to Africa for a vacation? Rule#_____ 10.  The mayor and the governor (hopes, hope)...
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